• Re-entry Specialist

    Posted: 03/29/2024

    WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
    NOTICE OF VACANCY
     
    RE-ENTRY SPECIALIST
     
    The Warren County Sheriff’s Office is seeking applications from interested candidates for the position of Re-entry Specialist. An employee in this position provides direct and indirect services to incarcerated individuals of the Warren County Correctional Facility with the goal of assisting with successful transition back into the community following incarceration, as well as reducing recidivism. Duties include assessment, outreach, enrollment and coordination of various services and programs in support of clients making the transition from life in prison to responsible citizenship. The incumbent is expected to meet and consult with corrections administration/staff, as well as professionals or agencies in or outside the facility to obtain assistance and guidance for clients. The work is performed under the general supervision of the Corrections Administrator. Does related work as required.

    SALARY: $25 per hour; Part-time position

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:                     
    1. Bachelor’s degree in criminal justice or social work, human services or closely related field; or
    2. Associate’s degree in criminal justice, social work, human services or closely related field and two (2) years of experience in the field of criminal justice; or
    3. Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and four (4) years in the field of criminal justice.
     
    Position will be filled based on Civil Service requirements. A provisional appointment will be made with examination to be held at a later date. Candidate must meet civil service requirements for appointment following establishment of eligible list.

    Interested candidates may submit an application and resume by April 16, 2024 to:
    James LaFarr, Sheriff
    1400 State Route 9
    Lake George, NY 12845
    Email: James.LaFarr@WarrenCountySheriffNY.us
     
    Applications may be obtained from www.warrencountyny.gov/jobs
     
    Warren County is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer